TOP 30 Quotes to Heal Broken Hearts


No matter what your story is, a sad, broken heart is not easy to mend. Which is why, we have put together some quotes to mend your broken heart, that might help you see things clearly.

1. “Brains are like hearts – they go where they are appreciated.” – Robert McNamara

2. “Don’t cry when the sun is gone, because the tears won’t let you see the stars.” – Violeta Parra

3. “Giving up doesn’t always mean you are weak; sometimes it means that you are strong enough to let go.” – Anonymous

4. “Hearts will never be made practical until they are made unbreakable.” – Tinman (The Wizard of Oz)

5. “Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose – a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.” – Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

6. “There are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field than their own hearts in their closet.” – Charles Caleb Colton


7. “There are things that we don’t want to happen but have to accept, things we don’t want to know but have to learn, and people we can’t live without but have to let go.” – Anonymous

8. “When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell

9. “Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.” – J. K. Rowling

10. “Rejection is God’s protection.” – Anonymous

11. “Sometimes I wish I were a little kid again, skinned knees are easier to fix than broken hearts.” – Anonymous


12. “Sorrow is the mere rust of the soul. Activity will cleanse and brighten it.” – Samuel Johnson

13. “You look at where you’re going and where you are and it never makes sense, but then you look back at where you’ve been and a pattern seems to emerge.” ~Robert M. Pirsig

14. “For a seed to achieve its greatest expression, it must come completely undone. The shell cracks, its insides come out and everything changes. To someone who doesn’t understand growth, it would look like complete destruction.” ~Cynthia Occelli

15. “Your pain is an opportunity for you to learn about yourself.” ~Gary Zukav

16. “Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.” ~Kahlil Gibran


17. “We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” ~Kenji Miyazawa

18. “They tried to bury us. They didn’t know we were seeds.” ~Mexican Proverb

19. “Nothing ever goes away until it has taught us what we need to know.” ~Pema Chodron

20. “We do not heal the past by dwelling there; we heal the past by living fully in the present.” ~Marianne Williamson

21. “Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.” ~J.K. Rowling

22. “Last night I lost the world, and gained the universe.” ~C. JoyBell C.

23. “Healing doesn’t mean the damage never existed. It means the damage no longer controls your life.” ~Akshay Dubey

24. “We are healed of a suffering only by experiencing it to the full.” ~Marcel Proust

25. “Wisdom is nothing more than healed pain.” ~Robert Gary Lee

26. “You are not broken. You are not a problem to be solved. Solving your “problem”, whatever you perceive your problem or problems to be, is not the key to happiness.” ~Golda Poretsky


27. “Life is a process of becoming, a combination of states we have to go through. Where people fail is that they wish to elect a state and remain in it. This is a kind of death.” ~Anaïs Nin

28. “Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.” ~Kahlil Gibran

29. “People try to hide their pain. But they’re wrong. Pain is something to carry, like a radio. You feel your strength in the experience of pain. It’s all in how you carry it. That’s what matters. Pain is a feeling. Your feelings are a part of you. Your own reality. If you feel ashamed of them, and hide them, you’re letting society destroy your reality. You should stand up for your right to feel your pain.” ~Jim Morrison

30. “The cure for pain is in the pain.” ~Rumi